School of Environment and Ecology (SEE) is adistinctive school of Jiangsu City Vocational College, which has three deparments:Deparment of Environmental Engineering, Deparment of Landscape Architecture and Laboratory Training Center.In order to build a new Jiangsuwith “strong economy, rich people, beautiful environment and high social civilization”, SEE always persists in service-aiming, employment-orientation, school-enterprise cooperation and the fusion of production and education, and strives to train advanced technicaland skilled talents engaged in environmental monitoring, pollution control and urban landscape design and construction.
At present, SEE offers 6 college programs, a general undergraduate program (running jointly with Jiangsu Normal University)and 2 Open undergraduate programs. The college programs include Environmental Engineering Technology (the major supported by central finance, the provincial characteristic specialty, the key specialty of the college), Environmental Monitoring and Control Technology (the major supported by central finance and based on the training base of higher vocational education ), Environmental Planning and Management, Garden Technology,Environmental Art Design and Landscape Architecture Design.General; the general undergraduate program includes Environmental Engineering major; the Open undergraduate programs include Environmental Engineering and Agricultural Resources and Environment.
SEE currently has 34 full-time faculty members including 12 teachers with senior titles, 17 lecturers and experimenters, 12 teacherswith doctor’ degree (3 teachers are studying for doctorates), 21 teachers with master'sdegree; 4 training objects of outstanding young backbone teachers of the Qinglan project of Jiangsu province. Meanwhile, it also has a good and stable part-time faculty. In recentyears, our teachers have been successful in various teaching competitions throughout the country. (including the second prize of the national micro-teaching competition, the first prize of the provincial micro-teaching competition,etc.).
With the support of the school and society, the training conditions in the college are good, on which we can conduct specialized courses experimental training, social training and skills identification, and provide technical services. The training base of Environmental Science (including the provincial training base of Pollution Monitoring and Control Technology and the training base of Environmental Engineering Technology supported by central finance) covers an area of 4257.63 square meters. SEE possesses large instruments such as gas chromatograph, liquid chromatograph, ionchromatography and atomic absorption spectrometer, the total value of whichexceeds 13 million yuan. The area of the urban garden base is about 866 squaremeters, and currently it has more than 200 sets of equipment, worth more than1.4 million yuan. In addition, SEE has nearly 40 off-school training bases allover Jiangsuprovince.
SEE has skill appraisal sites such as Water Quality Inspection Workers (intermediate), Three Wastes Treatment Workers (intermediate), Chemical Inspection Workers (intermediate), Greening Workers (advanced) and Flower Arranging Members (advanced). And it alsohas the qualification of consultation service on cleaning production.
SEE is devoted to improving students' comprehensive quality and ability of the professional. It has four student clubs, namely, Youth Association Studio, Yuan Wei Garden Studio, Dance Association and Badminton Association.In the past five years, the students have won the group and individual firstprizes in the national and provincial skill competition. The employment rate of students has always been at the forefront of the college.